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Hundred million dollar gift for malaria institute

An anonymous donor has gifted 100 million dollars to Johns Hopkins University in the United States of America to set up a malaria institute. This would be the world’s foremost center for malaria research in the world. Public health experts say the Johns Hopkins ...

Emotional intelligence in Cancer

...ey recruited breast cancer patients to fill out an anonymous survey online. More than 550 women filled out the ...less of their social constraints." This study was anonymous and therefore researchers will not be doing any follow up with these women, but Schmidt says the nex...

Warning issued by FDA over "Liqiang 4 Capsules"

...r they learned of the potential problem through an anonymous consumer complaint which was followed up with testing that revealed the presence of glyburide in the product. Glyburide is a drug used to lower blood sugar, and is safe and effective when used as labeled in FDA-approved medications. People who have...

Pharma Companies May Influence The Decisions Of Medical Students

...des. In 2003 the researchers distributed a 64-item anonymous survey to 1,143 third-year students at 8 U.S. medical schools, exploring their exposure and response to drug company interactions. In 2005, the researchers conducted a national survey of student affairs deans to measure the prevalence of school-wide ...

Illegal Drug Use In England Mounting Up At An Alarming Rate

... department each year. The findings are based on anonymous interviews with // patients visiting the emergency department of a hospital in South West England. The doctor in charge of emergency care was also asked to assess the need for treatment with special reference to illegal drug abuse. A total of 801 pa...

UK Biobank Set Up To Understand the Links between Genes, Lifestyle Environment and Illness

... and will gather, store and protect a vast bank of anonymous medical data, and keep blood and urine samples in two huge fridges. This would pave way for the scientists around the world to get their hands on the samples and study in depth how the complex interplay of genes, lifestyle and environment plays a ...

High Risk Sexual Behavior among Men Who Use Meth

...ncluding anal sex (30% /12 %), having a casual or anonymous sex partner (65 % /44 %), multiple sex partners (57 % /26 %), having a partner who injected drugs during the preceding 6 months (11 % /2 %) and ever having received drugs or money for sex (16 % /4 %). The condom usage was also very low among the Meth...

Competitive Advantage Are Attained In Which Freeloaders Are Punished

...articipants from both groups received detailed but anonymous payoff information about each of the other members of both institutions. At this point in the game, people could choose to stay in their own group for the next round, or switch to the other group. At the start of the first round of the game, two th...

A nod for legal drug trade in Vancouver

...pics. According to Sam Sullivan a donation by an anonymous donor of $500,000 to fund an innovative harm-reduction program is the spearhead. The reason and goal behind this whole exercise would be to protect women addicts forced into prostitution and to deal with Vancouver's crime and social disorders. In ...

Young Men Treating Erection Problems without Doctors Prescription

...scription. // These results were revealed after an anonymous survey of 234 men aged 18-25 at three Chicago universities. The research was led by Najah Senno Musacchio, MD, of Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago and their results were presented in San Francisco, at the Pediatric Academic Societies’ annual...

Alarming Increase In HIV Infections In Hong Kong

...urther explained that the public can request free, anonymous and confidential HIV counseling by calling on the AIDS hotline, ‘2780 2211’. He announced that the HIV antibody testing could also be arranged as needed through this hotline. ...

Fresh Outbreak Of Bird Flu In Nigeria

...enza Crisis Management Center who wished to remain anonymous also confirmed the outbreak. He stated that the virus was detected on Monday among the over 16,000 chickens on the farm. He also added that 11 samples of the dead chickens from the farm were taken to the NVRI for laboratory analysis that later confir...

Court Fines Newspaper for Revealing AIDS Orphan's Identity

...calped from other news reports and the woman's own anonymous writings on the Internet. His later insistence that he had done nothing improper outraged Jin Wei, an AIDS activist who supported the woman's education. After her identity was revealed the young woman's grades dropped sharply and she lost confidenc...

Drug Addiction Treatment not Very Successful

...y in Liverpool, UK, analysed the records of 26,415 anonymous drug users who had entered treatment for drug addiction between 1997 and 2004 in Cheshire and Merseyside, England, UK. The results of Beynon et al.'s study show that the proportion of individuals who dropped out of treatment increased from 7.2% in ...

Prayer and Faith Helps Parents Endure Their Child’s Deat

...cult conversations with parents. They administered anonymous questionnaires to 56 parents whose children had died in one of three pediatric intensive care units (ICUs) in Boston after the parents decided to withdraw life-sustaining therapies. The deceased children ranged in age from newborn to 18 years, and ...

Inaccurate reporting of child physical abuse by healthcare staff

...ling to confront the family. They wanted to remain anonymous and feared hostility, damage to their relationships with families and repercussions for the child and the family. They were also concerned about possible legal action. "The barriers for me are an uncertainty about what I am looking for and not want...

Indian company charged with fraud in supply of Aids test kit

...ollowing information leaked from the company by an anonymous informer. More than one lakh obsolete blood-test kits in blood banks across the state have been traced so far following the raids that were initiated by the police department. A couple of other companies dealing with medical supplies have also come...

Study Focus on the Need for Vigilance in Two Key Areas Among Adolescents

...0 and 22 at diagnosis, and 106 parents returned an anonymous survey asking about Internet use - including parental restrictions on it - and health outcomes. About half of the patients surveyed said they had visited Web sites about eating disorders. Ninety-six percent of teens who visited pro-eating disorder ...

New HIV Threat Found in King County

...any others have not been found because the men had anonymous sexual encounters, Wood said. No one yet knows how easily this particular strain may be transmitted to others. There is no evidence it was spread to Seattle from another city. Still, Wood said the cases should serve as an early warning because "t...

Doctors’ Own Fear of Death Linked to Hastening Death of Very Sick Newborn

...ease in Childhood. The findings are based on an anonymous survey of 138 doctors specialising in the care of sick newborns (neonatologists) across Australia and New Zealand. The doctors were asked questions about their ethical practice and to complete the Multidimensional Fear of Death Scale (MFODS), whic...

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